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Burger Culture

279 Trafalgar St, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-546 9020
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (25 reviews)
“burger” (121 reviews)
“onion rings” (15 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
279 Trafalgar St, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fun place for late lunch. I ate here back in February after walking past and couldn't resist the menu and or the decor. Nice staff, great chicken burger with black bun. Service was good, great selection of beers on tap, and I had a good...More

1  Thank Harry7264
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a meat eater but between two of us ordered the two vegetarian options of burgers. These were right up there with THE BEST burgers I have ever had. Every.last.morsel was savoured. Soooo full of flavour and yummy texture. These burgers totally surpassed my...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All I wanted was a good, hearty burger. And I got it! The restaurant was full, which is always a good sign, and only bar leaners available. The menu is large which made choosing an issue but it also encouraged me that if it was...More

Thank Kyle M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious lunch. Great service. Lovely outside sunny spot to sit. In great upper Trafalgar street location.

1  Thank Dee20202
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by on a rainy Monday afternoon having spotted the array of donuts in the window. On the day we visited Burger Culture had 4 options available (coconut & caramel, oreo & peanut butter, bubblegum ring and a cinnamon swirl). We chose a coconut...More

Thank iamkirstydevine
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I stop coming here for burgers but often do donuts takeaways. They were sinfully awesome. There's 4 difference choices everyday I think? I have yet to try them all and that is what I'll do.

Thank Stephy_SL
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Burgers are amazing! I had the special of the week and it was divine. The milkshakes were also awesome. Not too fussed on the cheesy fries or Mac n cheese but my god the burgers made up for it!

Thank jessicab953
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

For a burger specialty restaurant I expected the burgers to be made with absolute love. The coffee was perfect The lager was delicious My Mum said she liked her cup of earl grey tea even though it was cold. But the burger was meh! I...More

Thank Martina B
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We stumbled by the city and get hungry....what a lucky thing that we stood in front of the Burger culture and smelled the delicious odor...nice menu, good burger, good service, good price....all good.

Thank thomas_hWesseling
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We had dinner here the first night in Nelson (a Monday) as not much open. We returned when we were back in Nelson at the end of the week as the food was sooo good. We had Burgers, Fried Pickles and the Jalapeno and Cheese...More

1  Thank Nakigirl62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Trafalgar St, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-546 9020
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Welcome to Burger Culture, Nelson's only dedicated burger joint that is fresh, handcrafted, and independent. The team is an amalgamation of people we have loved working with in the past with a passion for hospitality and drive for success. Family is one of our key values, and everyone who works here is a part of that.
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